MILWAUKEE, WI — A 55-year-old man was hospitalized Thursday night after a two-vehicle crash involving an ambulance in southwest Milwaukee’s Alverno area, reports TMJ4.
The collision occurred at the corner of South 43rd Street and West Oklahoma Avenue, shortly before 10:00 p.m.
According to the Milwaukee Police Department, an ambulance had its lights and siren on when it was struck by another vehicle as it crossed the intersection. The impact of the collision caused the ambulance to overturn onto its side.
A 55-year-old male passenger in the ambulance suffered minor injuries and was taken to a local hospital. It was unclear whether he was a patient being transported prior to the crash.
At this time, no further information has been released.
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